Thayer Watkins
Silicon Valley
& Tornado Alley

What's Wrong With the American Economy

There is great concern currently for ascertaining what is wrong with the U.S. economy that is preventing it from achieving a full recovery from the recession of 2009. Below is material relevant to that question.

Background Information

In order to see what is wrong with the U.S. economy now it is necessary to make comparison between the present and the past. To do this it is necessary to utilize the same prices year after year. Currently 2005 prices are used for making comparisons between years.